British Steakhouse Uncorks Wrong Bottle Of Wine A table ordered a $300 bottle. The wine room was dark, and there was a mix up. The customer got a $5,000 bottle. No one noticed until the table was cleared.
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British Steakhouse Uncorks Wrong Bottle Of Wine

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British Steakhouse Uncorks Wrong Bottle Of Wine

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A table ordered a $300 bottle. The wine room was dark, and there was a mix up. The customer got a $5,000 bottle. No one noticed until the table was cleared.

DAVID GREENE, HOST:

Good morning, I'm David Greene. So if you can't tell an expensive bottle of wine from an outrageously expensive one, you are not alone. It was a busy night at a British steakhouse. A table ordered a $300 bottle. The wine room was dark, and there was a mix-up. The customer got a $5,000 bottle. No one noticed until the table was cleared. The restaurant tweeted a photo of the bottle saying they look pretty similar, OK? Except they don't.

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